At Matadi Port in Congo Africa we have successfully commissioned 1 x 500 m³/hr diesel engine driven fire pump. The pump unit is installed on a floating Fuel Transfer Station at the Congo river in Africa and Operated by Puma Energy. The unit provides firefighting protection with water and foam for berthing fuel tankers with one (1) roof mounted 500 m³/hr manual controlled jet/spray monitor
The unit is provided with an all bronze around the pump foam proportioner and priming tank with E-motor driven refill pump, keeping the system in primed condition.
Diesel engine: – Volvo Penta Marine Diesel Engine – Heat exchanger cooled
Type: – TD(M) 120GG
Rating: – 256 kW (350 BHP) @ 1800 rpm
Pump: – Nijhuis end suction pump
Flow capacity: – 500 m³/hr @ 110 mwc
Monitor throw: > 100 m